Fair Housing & Beyond Seminar (Spring)

Friday, March 9, 2018
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM (EST)
* Registration open until 2/20/18 at 12:00 PM (EST)
* Registration open until 2/20/18 at 12:00 PM (EST)
8 Seats Remaining
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“Fair Housing and Beyond”

DATE: March 9, 2018

INSTRUCTOR: Doug Chasick, CPM®, CAPS, CAS, Adv. RAM,
CLP, SLE, CDEI, Lead Instructor, NAAEI Faculty 


This interactive class uses "Real life" scenarios covering many of today's challenges! 

This course was re-written Jan 2018.  Be the first to experience this "NEW" course!

Instructed by  Doug Chasick, "The Apartment Doctor".  

Earn 4-CEC's toward NAA Credential Renewals

Learning Objectives

Lesson 1: The Protected Classes and Discrimination
  • Identify the need for fair housing education of staff, the property owner, and the vendors contracted to the property
  • Describe the federal protected classes
  • Identify the protections that may exceed the federal protections from state or local government
  • Assess how fair housing rights extend to all residents and guests of the lease signatories
  • Recognize the difference in discrimination between treatment and impact.
  • Identify excuses and justifications for discriminatory practices in order to remove them.
Lesson 2: Focus on Disability
  • Describe the statutes that govern protections from discrimination against disability at the federal level
  • Identify the importance of demonstrating sensitivity to disability
  • Identify the range of “reasonability” in the definition of “reasonable” accommodations and modifications
  • Discuss issues of the disability protection that extend to other physical and mental health challenges that impact the property
  • Identify further resources
Lesson 3: Fair Housing and Property Operations
  • Analyze communications protocols and the role they play in avoiding fair housing
  • Determine issues in handling resident complaints
  • Identify documentation as the best defense against fair housing complaints, and set those guidelines in light of the statute of limitations requirements
  • Identify the impact of fair housing laws on resident selection
  • Identify fair housing advertising guidelines

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NAAEI and IREM have partnered to develop this coursework and education initiative.
NAAEI represents the education and career development division of NAA.   
IREM serves as a professional association for managers of income-producing properties worldwide.



March 9
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM Check-In/Coffee
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM Fair Housing & Beyond class
* Registration open until 2/20/18 at 12:00 PM (EST)
* Registration open until 2/20/18 at 12:00 PM (EST)
8 Seats Remaining
8 Seats Remaining

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